Sheep-Shearers (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H65 7b7b6
 Also known as    Next Oars, Esqr. Lesstar
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    9/8
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    P.W. Joyce
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Old Irish Fok Music and Songs
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 723, p. 360
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1909
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sheep-Shearers, The T:Next Oars M:9/8 L:1/8 R: S:Joyce – Old Irish Folk Music and Songs, No. 723 (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Dmix dAc BGB AFA|c3 c>dc B2A|dAc BGB AFA|d3 d>ec d2A|| dAG F2G A3|c3 c>dc B2A|dAG F2G A3|d3 d>ec d2A||